"At a mile distant their thousand hooves were stuttering thunder, coming at a rate that frightened a man - they were an awe inspiring sight, galloping through the red haze - knee to knee and horse to horse - the dying sun glinting on bayonet points..." Trooper Ion Idriess
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Friday, 31 October 2008
The Battle of Beersheba, Palestine, 31 October 1917, Australian and New Zealand Roll of Honour Topic: BatzP - Beersheba
The Battle of Beersheba
Palestine, 31 October 1917
Roll of Honour
Australian and New Zealand
Poppies on the Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial, Canberra
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